Attend: Enrichment

  • Poets at the Library

    May 12, 2014 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm
    Location: Fireplace, 2nd Floor

    Featured poets Joseph Longino and Adele Kenny read from their works for 20 minutes each followed by an open-mic session. Longino, a published poet and art critic, is president of the Delaware Valley Poets. He has taught writing and literature at Georgia State and Georgia Tech Universities in Atlanta. He holds a J.D. from the Catholic...

  • Baby Playgroup

    May 13, 2014 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
    Location: Story Room

    Come for Baby Storytime at 11 am and stay for our playgroup. This is for parents, caregivers and children 0-15 months of age.

    No big kids allowed.

     

  • Chess Club

    May 13, 2014 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm
    Location: Story Room

    Members of the Princeton High School Chess Club lead these after-school sessions for young people of all ages and abilities. Some instruction will be available in addition to matches. The library provides the chessboards. Story Room

  • World Cinema Series : The Past

    May 13, 2014 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
    Location: Garden Theatre

    An Iranian man reunites with his estranged wife (Bérénice Bejo) in Paris to finalize their divorce, which is soon complicated by a shocking revelation by her daughter from a previous marriage. ~

    The World Cinema series features award-winning and nominated films from around the globe. It is a collaboration between the library,...

  • Author Joyce Carol Oates (“Carthage”)

    May 13, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Location: Community Room

    The author, Roger S. Berlind ’52 Professor of the Humanities and Professor of Creative Writing in the Lewis Center at Princeton University reads from her newest novel, an examination of grief, faith, justice and the atrocities of war. Community Room

  • Baby Playgroup

    May 14, 2014 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
    Location: Story Room

    Come for Baby Storytime at 11 am and stay for our playgroup. This is for parents, caregivers and children 0-15 months of age.

    No big kids allowed.

     

  • Origami Club

    May 14, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
    Location: Third Floor

    Anyone interested in the traditional Japanese art of paper folding is invited to meet for 90 minutes of new, often seasonal folding. Beginners are welcome. The club is not just for kids; adults are invited, too, and must accompany anyone under the age of 7.

  • From Surviving to Thriving in College

    May 14, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location: Community Room

    Getting into college was tough, but the actual transition to college life often proves even more overwhelming. College academics and social life present new challenges for which many students simply are not prepared. Nic Voge, Associate Director of the Princeton University McGraw Center for Teaching and Learning, and Matt Frawley,...

  • Citizenship Preparation Class

    May 14, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Location: Community Room

    A series of nine classes offered by The Latin American Task Force to assist in preparing for the U.S. Citizenship Test. Classes include history and civics lessons and a review of basic English necessary for the citizenship interview. Classes run weekly through May 28. Conference Room

    Co-sponsored by the library and the Latin...

  • Princeton Farmers’ Market

    May 15, 2014 - 11:00am - 4:00pm
    Location: Hinds Plaza

    Seasonal produce from local farmers, flowers, crafts and a variety of edibles are available. Hinds Plaza

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